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Evolution Battle Engulfs Texas Board Of Education All Over Again

Source: Huffington Post  | By WILL WEISSERT AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The long-simmering battle over teaching evolution in Texas boiled over at a late-night meeting, as the Board of Education extended…

Does the human eye prove that God exists?

The Telegraph: Darwin was baffled by it; Christians see it as evidence of the divine. Will science ever unlock the secrets of the human eye? When the body of Dr…

Murder ‘comes naturally’ to chimpanzees

Epigraph: But his mind induced him (Kane) to kill his brother (Able), so he killed him and became one of the losers. Then Allah sent a raven which scratched in…

Every Thing You Wanted to Know about Honey, Bees and Religion

Epigraph: And thy Lord has inspired the bee, saying, ‘Make thou houses in the hills and in the trees and in the trellises which they build. Then eat of every…

Activating single gene could extend human lifespan by 30% – scientists

RT: In an experiment on fruit flies, UCLA biologists activated just one gene, AMPK, which extended their lifespan by nearly a third, by helping them to get rid of “cellular…

‘I can create Neanderthal baby, I just need willing woman’

A scientist has said it would be possible to clone a Neanderthal baby from ancient DNA if he could find a woman willing to act as a surrogate. Source: The…

Neanderthal ‘Art’ Found In Cave Sheds Surprising New Light On Ancient Intelligence

 | By Ewen Callaway It looks like a game of tic tac toe, but engravings found deep inside a cave in Gibraltar might be a Neanderthal masterpiece. At more than 39,000…

The girl with three biological parents

Source: BBC By Charlotte Pritchard Alana Saarinen loves playing golf and the piano, listening to music and hanging out with friends. In those respects, she’s like many teenagers around the…

What Happens When You Raise Walking Fish Entirely on Land?

Source: Slate.com By Jeffrey Bloomer Native to freshwater African riverbanks, bichirs are famous for their strong fins and lungs, allowing them to “walk” and breathe out of water. But the serpentine…

The car designer who turned a sailfish into a supercar

Epigraph: He is Allah, the Creator, the Maker, the Fashioner. His are the most beautiful names. All that is in the heavens and the earth glorifies Him, and He is…

Video: 500 million-year-old fossils discovered

Watch the video in CNN Additional Reading Charles Darwin: An Epiphany for the Muslims, A Catastrophe for the Christians Darwinian Evolution: Islam or Christianity? Exposing Creationism of Zakir Naik, Tahir ul…

Video: 125,000,000-year-old dino tracks found

Watch the video in CNN Source: The Huffington Post A group of dinosaurs roamed across a patch of ground in southeastern Utah around 125 million years ago, leaving behind more…

How DNA Changed the World of Forensics

Life Discovered In Antarctic Lake That Hasn’t Seen Sunlight For Millions Of Years

Epigraph: Do not the disbelievers see that the heavens and the earth were a closed-up mass, then We opened them out? And We made from water every living thing. Will they not then…

New dates rewrite Neanderthal story

Source: BBC Modern humans and Neanderthals co-existed in Europe 10 times longer than previously thought, a study suggests. The most comprehensive dating of Neanderthal bones and tools ever carried out…

WHO: Ebola outbreak in West Africa an international health emergency

(CNN) — Global health experts Friday declared the Ebola epidemic ravaging West Africa an international health emergency that requires a coordinated global approach. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are battling…

Reconciling God and Evolution

Epigraph: And We bestowed on David, Solomon who was an excellent servant. He was always turning to Us. When there were brought before him at eventide steeds of noblest breed…

‘Milestone’ for child malaria vaccine

Source: BBC News Reporting in PLOS Medicine, researchers found that for every 1,000 children who received the vaccine, an average of 800 cases of illness could be prevented. And in…

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